Domingos Dias Cicarelli
- Effects of single dose of dexamethasone on patients with systemic inflammatory responseDomingos Dias Cicarelli
Surgical Support Unit, Anesthesia Division, Department of Surgery, Hospital das Clinicas, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Sao Paulo Med J 124:90-5. 2006..Our aim was to investigate the efficacy of a single dose of dexamethasone for blocking the progression of systemic inflammatory response syndrome...
- Early dexamethasone treatment for septic shock patients: a prospective randomized clinical trialDomingos Dias Cicarelli
Department of Surgery, Hospital das Clinicas, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Porto, Portugal
Sao Paulo Med J 125:237-41. 2007..Our purpose was to investigate the efficacy of early administration of dexamethasone for patients with septic shock, with the aim of halting the progression towards MODS and death...
- Comparison of C-reactive protein and serum amyloid a protein in septic shock patientsDomingos Dias Cicarelli
Divisão de Anestesia, Departamento de Cirurgia, Hospital das Clinicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Sao Paulo, 01246 903 Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
Mediators Inflamm 2008:631414. 2008..CRP and SAA strongly correlated up to the fifth day of observation but were not good predictors of mortality in septic shock...
- C-reactive protein is not a useful indicator for infection in surgical intensive care unitsDomingos Dias Cicarelli
Department of Surgery, Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Sao Paulo Med J 127:350-4. 2009..C-reactive protein (CRP) is commonly used as a marker for inflammatory states and for early identification of infection. This study aimed to investigate CRP as a marker for infection in patients with postoperative septic shock...